July 16, 2018
  • 10:27 am Archbishop Column: The Word is God is bigger than us, beyond us
  • 10:24 am Church continues mission and ministry after three centuries in San Antonio
  • 10:13 am Six men ordained priests, receiving the sacramental gift of the Holy Spirit
  • 11:15 am Keep immigrant families together, bishops plead at border
  • 9:23 am Homilía de Arzobispo Gustavo a 1 de Julio Misa Conmemorativa de César Chávez
Syrian refugee. Credit: D.Khamissy/UNHCR via Flickr CC BY SA 2.0. Washington D.C., Jan 7, 2018 / 05:21 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The 2018 National Migration Week observed by the U.S. bishops’ conference will focus on the theme, “Many Journeys, One Family,” highlighting the experience of migrants who are forced to leave their homes. With more than [...] READ MORE

On Tuesday Pope Francis voiced his sorrow after 26 people were killed at a Baptist Church in Texas over the weekend, offering his support and praying that such acts of meaningless violence would come to an end. In a Nov. 7 telegram signed by Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Pope Francis said he […]

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We need prayers! The families affected in the shooting this morning at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs need prayers. The evil perpetrated on these who were gathered to worship God on the Lord’s Day — especially children and the elderly — makes no sense and will never be fully understood. Disbelief and shock […]

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By Bishop Arthur Serratelli * Modern technology enables us to communicate with each other, search out information and enjoy various types of entertainment with an astonishing speed and convenience. Almost two-thirds of Americans use a smartphone. Sixty-eight percent of them place their smartphone next to their bed at night. And, nearly 30 percent check their mobile […]

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In a press conference ahead of World Mission Day, Cardinal Fernando Filoni stressed the importance of missionary work, saying that it is a necessary aspect of the Christian faith, and that it must begin with each of us. “In the Christian faith there is a pulse that gives life to the body. If the pulse […]

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Devil make you do it? Pope Francis says call an Exorcist By Barbie Latza Nadeau The Daily Beast ROME • Sometimes it’s hard to know just where the Catholic Church stands when it comes to the devil. Obviously the Church is against evil and sin, but it has been decades since a pope has been […]

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By Matt Hadro Washington D.C., Oct 5, 2017 / 05:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- When Monsignor Robert Weiss gathered with parents in Connecticut, after 11 children were killed in a nearby shooting, the room went silent and one person called for prayer. “And so everyone just fell on their knees or joined hands with each other, or […]

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Legislation would ensure fair treatment for houses of worship damaged in natural disasters Bill passed U.S. House with overwhelming bipartisan support in 2013 FEMA shouldn’t discriminate Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty, and Bishop Mitchell T. Rozanski, bishop of Springfield, […]

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Buanne visiting St. Padre Pio’s photographer, Elia Stelluto. Photo Credit: Mondo Buanne Productions In October 2016, Patrizio Buanne visited San Antonio during his fifth U.S. national tour, performing at the Tobin Center for the first time. The audience fell in love with the young Neapolitan pop crooner with the big voice, and Buanne himself fell [...] READ MORE

Al amparo de DACA, más de 110,000 jóvenes contribuyen a la sociedad y al bienestar de Texas Los Obispos católicos de Texas han emitido la siguiente declaración en respuesta a la decisión de poner fin a la Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA por sus siglas en inglés). En primer lugar les […]

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